Friday, April 8, 2016

                                        Corneille Bryan Native Garden with Janet Manning 

Photos by Karen Lawrence from our exploration of this ravine garden of native plants.  Janet Manning has managed this garden for over 15 years and she guided us on an informative and engaging journey through the trails, educating us about the plants and the history of this special habitat with over 500 species of plants.

Patricia and Janet


Columbine

Cucumber Magnolia trunk with Sapsucker marks


Foamflower

Glade Fern

Horsetail

Jacob's Ladder

Janet finding salamanders

Janet with a tiny salamander

Showing the salamander

Mary and Stan with salamander

Ned on the trail

Oconee Bell, Shortia

Fernleaf Phacelia

Celandine Poppy

Robin's Plantain

Silvery Glade Fern

Stan and Mary

Swamp Pink

Sweet Betsy

White Wake Robin


Celebrating the garden!



Fothergilla

Irene, Sandy, Nancy


our lunch spot

Ned, Tom, Elena

Stan, Mary, Jean, Janet

Yellow Trillium




Virginia Bluebells



Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Bartram Trail Hike with Brent Martin at Overflow Creek

Brent teaches us about some of William Bartram's travels while we hike in the Overflow Creek area.
Photos by Karen Lawrence